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Lars Hinrich’s HackFwd closes its doors

Three years, three months and three days after the start of HackFwd, a pre-seed fund for passionate geeks out of Europe, its founder Lars Hinrichs today officially announced the end of the program. Since its foundation, HackFwd received over 3,000 … Continue reading

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YieldKit raises $750k from Tim Schumacher and HackFwd

YieldKit, a Hamburg-based competitor of VigLink and Skimlinks, today announced the closing of its Series A round with Tim Schumachers and HackFwd. Tim Schumacher, founder of Sedo, worldwide domain marketplace leader, is one of Europe’s most experienced Online Marketing experts. Lars … Continue reading

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Fantasy Shopper: UK Launch of the social shopping game

Fantasy Shopper, the new HackFwd backed e-commerce startup we introduced on the 4th of March, has today launched in the UK. The new platform offers its users a service/experience in the intersection between social gaming and shopping utilities. The founder-team, … Continue reading

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HackFwd invests $250k in Filmaster

Filmaster, a Warsaw based movie check-in and discovery service, has just received some early stage funding from HackFwd. The European pre-seed fund invested 191.000 Euro (about $250.000) into the Polish startup – with a valuation of 636.000 Euro (around $1m). … Continue reading

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Fantasy Shopper – HackFwds 2. e-commerce project

The European incubator HackFwd has recently announced a new e-commerce startup called Fantasy Shopper, wich is now 100 days from launch. According to HackFwd, Fantasy Shopper will launch in the intersection between social gaming and shopping utilities. A unique consumer … Continue reading

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Loved.by: Product recommendations for additional income

Loved.by, the second project by Lars Hinrichs and his incubator HackFwd offers users cash for their product recommendations. HackFwd just invested about 141,000 Euro in the Hamburg-based startup. Everyone who publishes product links on Loved.by receives 75% of the reward, which … Continue reading

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HackFwd: Just to mention it again!

This Post isn’t about something brand new. Hopefully many of you allready heard about HackFwd before. But for those of you who didn’t: Hackfwd is a pre-seed fund for passionated geeks out of europe. The project was startet this may … Continue reading

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